ProVeg is a food awareness organisation with the mission to reduce global animal consumption by 50% by the year 2040. We are active in eight countries across four continents and are growing rapidly. We work with governments, private companies, public institutions, medical professionals, and the public to help the world transition to a more plant-based society and economy that is sustainable for humans, animals, and our planet.
Reports to: International Head of Food Industry & Retail
Department: Food Industry & Retail International
Location: Remote or Berlin
Hours: 40 hours per week
Application deadline: open until filled
Phone interviews: flexible
Face to face interviews: flexible
Start date: ASAP or January 2020
We are looking for an inquisitive and knowledgeable personality who will be responsible for market research within an exciting Horizon 2020 EU project which aims to develop innovative, consumer-ready products based on plant-based proteins that have a high chance of widespread success. By gaining a comprehensive understanding of the competitive and consumer landscapes you will be able to identify the untapped potential for new product development as well as which levers to pull in order to increase trust and consumer acceptance of plant-based products. The successful applicant will take a hands-on approach, will be able to cope with uncertainties, and will be capable of setting up structures if none exist. They will need to be flexible, adept at multitasking, and must love a challenge.
Benefits of working with us
ProVeg is committed to equal employment opportunity for all, regardless of race, religion, colour, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, refugee background, genetic information, disability, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, HIV status, gender identity, or gender expression. People of colour, women, people with disabilities, people from LGBTQIA+ communities, elderly people, refugees, and people living with HIV are strongly encouraged to apply.
Our Application Procedure
Your application should include a cover letter and CV. Send us your application using the online form, and please tell us how you found this job ad.Thank you!
If you have successfully made it to the long list of applicants, you will be invited you for a phone interview, usually within two weeks of the application deadline. Following a successful shortlisting, the next steps will be:
ProVeg is an international food awareness organisation with the mission to reduce global animal consumption by 50% by the year 2040. We are active in eight countries across four continents and are growing rapidly. We work with governments, private companies, public institutions, medical professionals, and the public to help the world transition to a more plant-based society and economy that is sustainable for humans, animals, and the planet.
We base our strategy on empirically-based evidence whenever possible. We seek to stay abreast of the latest research to inform our strategic considerations and outreach materials. We evaluate all of our programs to make sure we are allocating our resources in the best way to reach our goal.
ProVeg fosters a culture in which challenges become opportunities to learn and thrive. Because changing the global food system is a huge undertaking, we are looking for new team members who are pragmatic and professional and who are willing to step out of their comfort zone when needed. Critical problem-solving skills, team spirit, and creativity are all vital to accomplishing our ambitious goals.